Our Apex Fabrication Equipment Vendor Explains the Types of Shearing Machines 

If you’re starting a metalworking project and need to know which type of shearing machine you need to rent or buy, here’s a handy guide from our Apex fabrication equipment seller that can help you make your decision. Alligator Shears An alligator shear, also known as a crocodile shear or...
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Top 5 Shearing Machine Safety Tips from Active Machinery Fabrication Equipment

Sheet metal shears are equipped with blades strong enough to cut through steel, and can therefore be extremely dangerous if they are handled improperly. Whether you are using handheld shearing scissors, larger electric shearing machinery, or even a stationary benchtop shearing tool, it is important to be extremely alert and...
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What are the Different Types of Shearing Machines? Ask Our Apex Metal Equipment Vendor

Shearing, or die cutting, is the process of cutting metal with a bladed machine, instead of a plasma cutter or laser cutter. If you’re starting a metalworking project and need to know which type of shearing machine you should rent or buy, here’s a handy guide that can help you...
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The Top Uses and Benefits of Shearing Machines

A shearing machine is a piece of industrial equipment which uses rotary disks and blades to cut hard iron sheets and metal bars. There are many advantages to using a shearing machine, which we will discuss below. Precise Cuts Shearing machines make clean, straight line cuts on flat sheet stock....
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